The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 85 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.17% 0.31% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.32% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Systems Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1164 951 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.57% 98.55% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 842 913
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the East Sussex region.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 14 £35,000 -17.64%
Systems Support Engineer
South East

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
5 20 (58.82%) VoIP
5 20 (58.82%) Linux
5 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
6 19 (55.88%) DNS
6 19 (55.88%) Cisco
6 19 (55.88%) DHCP
7 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
8 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (47.06%) FTP
8 16 (47.06%) SSH
8 16 (47.06%) VLAN
9 14 (41.18%) Wireshark
9 14 (41.18%) Polycom
9 14 (41.18%) MySQL
9 14 (41.18%) Citrix
9 14 (41.18%) Internet
10 13 (38.24%) VPN
10 13 (38.24%) PHP
10 13 (38.24%) IIS
10 13 (38.24%) LAMP
10 13 (38.24%) DSL
10 13 (38.24%) Postfix
10 13 (38.24%) OpenVPN
11 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
12 9 (26.47%) WAN
13 8 (23.53%) MS Excel

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (67.65%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) IIS
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) VoIP
1 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 19 (55.88%) DNS
2 19 (55.88%) DHCP
3 16 (47.06%) FTP
3 16 (47.06%) SSH
3 16 (47.06%) VLAN
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (41.18%) Wireshark
4 14 (41.18%) Internet
5 13 (38.24%) DSL
5 13 (38.24%) OpenVPN
5 13 (38.24%) VPN
6 9 (26.47%) WAN
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
8 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 2 (5.88%) Firewall
8 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 13 (38.24%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Postfix
2 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) WSUS
1 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco
4 14 (41.18%) Polycom
4 14 (41.18%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 3 (8.82%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) McAfee
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Dell